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2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe vs. 2014 Mazda Mazda3 Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mazda Mazda3 than the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Genesis Coupe will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mazda Mazda3.

Convenience
With the Mazda Mazda3 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Hyundai Genesis Coupe will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Mazda Mazda3, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Hyundai Genesis Coupe is much higher than that for the Mazda Mazda3.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Genesis Coupe is much wider than the Mazda Mazda3, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, which is slightly longer than the Mazda Mazda3.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Genesis Coupe does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Mazda Mazda3.

Handling
The Hyundai Genesis Coupe has a larger turning radius than the Mazda Mazda3, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe has a much more powerful engine than the Mazda Mazda3. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Hyundai Genesis Coupe has less seating than the Mazda Mazda3, making the Mazda Mazda3 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Hyundai Genesis Coupe has significantly less cargo room than the Mazda Mazda3, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Genesis Coupe than that of the Mazda Mazda3.

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2015 Hyundai
Genesis Coupe

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MSRP*: $26,750 - $33,400

2014 Mazda
Mazda3

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MSRP*: $18,945 - $26,495
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.39% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.67% As low as 0.10%
City MPG: 16 27 - 29
Highway MPG: 24 37 - 40
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Invoice*: $25,425 - $31,324 $18,131 - $25,345

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